Scores

Final

Houston Baptist 63

(5-26, 2-10 Southland)

North Dakota 65

(18-14, 8-4 Big Sky)

    7:00 PM ET, March 11, 2011

    UCCU Events Center, Orem, Utah

    1 2 T
    HBU 34 2963
    UND 33 3265

    Top Performers

    Houston Baptist: A. Gonzalez 24 Pts, 6 Reb, 3 Stl

    North Dakota: J. Webb 11 Pts, 6 Reb, 7 Ast, 1 Stl

    North Dakota 65, Houston Baptist 63

    Associated Press

    OREM, Utah -- Patrick Mitchell made two free throws with a second remaining and North Dakota beat Houston Baptist 65-63 in the Great West Conference tournament semifinals Friday night.

    The third-seeded Fighting Sioux (18-14) advanced to Saturday's championship game to meet the winner of South Dakota and top seed Utah Valley. The tournament winner will get a bid to the Collegeinsider.com postseason tournament.

    Houston Baptist (5-26) tied the game with 5 seconds to play when Andrew Gonzalez made three free throws. Gonzalez led all scorers with 24 points. The Huskies were 10 for 10 from the free-throw line with Gonzalez making eight.

    Troy Huff led North Dakota with 16 points. Mitchell scored 14, Jamal Webb had 11 points and Derek Benter had 10 points and eight rebounds.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    HBU
    UND
    Points 63 65
    FG Made-Attempted 24-61 (.393) 22-47 (.468)
    3P Made-Attempted 5-16 (.313) 4-16 (.250)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-10 (1.000) 17-26 (.654)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 14 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 11 6

    2010-11 Season

    DATEGAMELINKS
    Jan 29, 2011 @UND 83, HBU 73Recap
    Mar 3, 2011 UND 74, @HBU 70Recap
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